City of Boulder Accident Alert

Written on 10/17/2018
The Boulder Police Department

In times of high-call volume and extreme weather, the Boulder Police Department may activate "accident alert".  While on accident alert, the City of Boulder Police Department does not respond to property damage motor vehicle accidents.

While on Scene

  1. Exchange Information
    1. Get the name and phone number of each driver
    2. Get the license plate, year,make, model, insurance company and policy number for each vehicle
  2. Each of the involved drivers should file an online report after leaving the scene of the accident

Go to Online Reporting - Click Here


  • There are any injuries, or
  • Vehicles are on the road and must be towed, or
  • Any of the drivers of the involved vehicles are suspected of being under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs

Call the Boulder Police Department dispatch center (303) 441-3333